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Buying land from the Indians...

Item # 665664

May 01, 1834

THE GLOBE, Washington, D.C., May 1, 1834 

* Indians - Native Americans
* President Andrew Jackson

The front page has more than a column taken up with a treaty for the purchase of land : "...made at the Otoe Village on the River Platte, between Henry Ellsworth Commissioner...U.S. and the united bands of Otoes, and Missourias, Dwelling on the said Platte...". Included are the "X" marks of 26 Indian chiefs, as well as the President: Andrew Jackson.
Four pages, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War